The official AHF Soviet Union 1917-1945 quiz thread

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Re: The official AHF Soviet Union 1917-1945 quiz thread

Post by AVV » 17 Jun 2011 09:00

This device was constructed by the same pair of constructors.

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Re: The official AHF Soviet Union 1917-1945 quiz thread

Post by TISO » 17 Jun 2011 17:01

Airplane is Yak-2 KABB (Як-2 КАББ) device is gunpod KABB-MV (КАББ-МВ) designed by Mozharski-Venevidov team.
Gunpod had 2x 2mm ShVAK cannons with 300 shells and 2x 7,62 ShKAS machine guns with 1000 rounds. Guns could be moved from 0 to -30 degrees from horizontal by electric motor

http://airwar.ru/enc/aww2/yak2kabb.html

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Re: The official AHF Soviet Union 1917-1945 quiz thread

Post by AVV » 17 Jun 2011 17:16

Quite right!
Source: http://crimso.msk.ru/Images6/AV/AV96-4/12-1.jpg
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Re: The official AHF Soviet Union 1917-1945 quiz thread

Post by TISO » 18 Jun 2011 10:39

Identify this aircraft:
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Re: The official AHF Soviet Union 1917-1945 quiz thread

Post by Juha Tompuri » 18 Jun 2011 18:19

Polikarpov VIT-1 Flying Tank Destroyer ?

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Post by TISO » 18 Jun 2011 22:33

Bugger that was fast.
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Re: The official AHF Soviet Union 1917-1945 quiz thread

Post by Juha Tompuri » 20 Jun 2011 17:12

Thanks TISO,

The photo source perhaps http://www.airwar.ru/enc/aww2/vit1.html ?
Anyway, here a new question.
This was planned to be ... what?
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Re: The official AHF Soviet Union 1917-1945 quiz thread

Post by AVV » 20 Jun 2011 17:47

Hello!
Air cushion tank developed by Vladimir Levkov (IIRC, it had no designation, as only 4 machines were built and tested).

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Post by Juha Tompuri » 20 Jun 2011 20:47

Yes.
I must say that I "know" very little about this issue.
http://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%A2%D0% ... 0%BA%D0%B5

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Re: The official AHF Soviet Union 1917-1945 quiz thread

Post by AVV » 21 Jun 2011 09:08

Thanks!
What plane?

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Re: The official AHF Soviet Union 1917-1945 quiz thread

Post by The Edge » 21 Jun 2011 11:51

Таиров OKO-1

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Re: The official AHF Soviet Union 1917-1945 quiz thread

Post by AVV » 21 Jun 2011 12:03

Quick and correct, as usual. :)
Source: http://crimso.msk.ru/Images6/AV/AV97-1/36-3.jpg
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Re: The official AHF Soviet Union 1917-1945 quiz thread

Post by The Edge » 22 Jun 2011 07:54

Another Interwar plane to ID:
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Re: The official AHF Soviet Union 1917-1945 quiz thread

Post by AVV » 22 Jun 2011 09:46

Hello!
Junkers Ju-21?

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Re: The official AHF Soviet Union 1917-1945 quiz thread

Post by The Edge » 22 Jun 2011 11:11

Yes - actually Fili-produced Ю-21.

http://www.airwar.ru/enc/other1/ju21.html

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